Related services means transportation and such developmental, corrective, and other supportive services as are identified on the child's IEP and required to assist a child with a disability to benefit from special education.

Related services may include:

  • Attendant services
  • Audiology
  • Counseling service
  • Guide services
  • Interpreter services
  • Medical services
  • Occupational therapy
  • Orientation and mobility services
  • Physical therapy
  • Reader services
  • School nursing services
  • School psychological services
  • Social work services in schools
  • Speech-language pathology services
  • Transportation


Definitions for these related services can be found at Ohio's Operating Standards for Ohio's Schools Serving Children with Disabilities.